The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing VB6 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
- +7.47%
VB6
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
376 313 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.66% 41.35% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 142 173
Average daily rate £360 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 61
Average hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £26.40 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB6 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB6 across the Cambridgeshire region.

VB6 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB6 across the Cambridgeshire region.

VB6 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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VB6
East of England